Andrew Ripp / Judah and the lion
Since beginning his career in 2005, Andrew Ripp's songs and records have successfully impacted a diverse and growing audience, including those who appreciate the nuances of a well-crafted album and those who simply want to hear a catchy tune. Ripp celebrated a No. 1 album on the iTunes Singer/Songwriter chart in 2010 with his album She Remains the Same. Ripp, who is originally from Palatine, Illinois and now resides in Nashville, is no stranger to the national music scene, starting out as a songwriter and co-writing half of Ryan Cabrera's 2005 album, You Stand Watching. Ripp has had a hand in writing songs that have been featured on American Idol, One Tree Hill, and Live to Dance.
Judah & the Lion is an Americana folk band with roots in Nashville. Drawing on many influences, the band's folk instrumentation showcases fresh musicianship and powerful vocal harmonies. The band got its start in 2011 and exists to create honest and relatable music. Lead singer Judah Akers, banjo player Nate Zuercher, and mandolinist Brian Macdonald lead the group and are honored to play with a band of talented musicians.
Admission: $10 in advance, $12 day of show, general admission
Tickets, additional information: www.cafe939.com / 617-747-6038